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Lieutenant Dan Anderson has been with the Bay City Department of Public Safety (BCDPS) since 1999. He attended John Glenn High School and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University in 1997. He then graduated from the Northeastern Michigan Regional Police Academy through Delta College.
He began working as a police officer for the Bay City Police Department and assigned to the Patrol Operations Division. In 2012, the Department of Public Safety was created, merging the Bay City Police and Fire Departments into one combined Department of Public Safety. Lieutenant Anderson attended the Bay County Fire Academy from 2013-2014 and obtained Firefighter I and II certifications from the State of Michigan. He was promoted to rank of Sergeant in 2019 and then to rank of Lieutenant in 2021. He is currently the Field Training Program Coordinator. During his career, he has been assigned to the Community Policing Unit and was the liaison for the Reserve Officer Unit.